The Muppet Show

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  • Descriptive Essay About Animals

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    valuable lessons from them that would help me in life. The three fictional characters that most represent my personality are Yakko from Animaniacs for his annoying yet sympathetic behavior, Kermit the Frog from The Muppets for his insecurities, and Stimpy from The Ren and Stimpy Show for his child-like personality. Even though Yakko Warner is an animal that no one - not even creator Steven Spielberg - knows exactly what kind he is, it doesn’t mean that we are completely different because we both

  • Essay On Kermit's Revenge

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    Kermit’s Revenge It was time to get back at that sack of pork. Ms. Piggy has been spending all my money on blond wigs, she has been fighting with me, and always takes all the spot light from me. I don’t know what I will do to be rid of her. Hmmm… I can eat her… no I cant, but I could. Gonzo walks in “ Hey Gonzo how are you feeling about the new movie?” “ Not too well Kermit “ I started walking to the set and saw Ms. Piggy walking toward me “ Hey there Kermit can I have the credit card I saw a nice

  • Jim Henson

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    The musical-comedy launched a series of Muppet movies, including The Great Muppet Caper (1981) and The Muppets Take Manhattan (1984), which has continued into the present. During the 1980s, Henson also produced two big-screen productions starring a cast of puppets other than the familiar cast of Muppets. The Dark Crystal (1982) and Labyrinth (1986) expanded the art and craft of puppeteering to new levels of technical achievement

  • Jim Henson Essay example

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    just that. He loved puppetry and made many others love it too. The creator and a performer of the Muppets, Henson is known worldwide for his creations, which include shows like Sesame Street and The Muppet Show, and characters such as Grover, Elmo, Big Bird, the Swedish Chef, Bert and Ernie, and Miss Piggy to name a few. Jim’s most famous character was Kermit the Frog. Kermit remains the Muppet with which Henson is most closely associated. Through television and feature films, Henson developed

  • Feminism In Sesame Street

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    Sesame Workshop’s decision to incorporate a transgender Muppet on the show mirrors the gradual changes that have progressively taken place within the framework of feminism. The Eastern Kentucky University Women and Gender Studies Program defined the evolution of feminism as: “Historically, feminism has evolved from the critical examination of inequality between the sexes with a more nuanced focus on the social and performative constructions of gender and sexuality” (2017). In other words, the feminist

  • Informative Essay On Muppet Babies

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    the talk shows on Wednesday night I noticed something extremely. All of the hosts seemed to be chattering less about the election and had more discussion on things like upcoming movies, TV shows and even music. Yes, there were some political jabs, but nothing like what was seen building up to the debates. What is this technically called in the TV world? Refreshing! ‘Muppet Babies’ slated to return to TV It’s true! The “Muppet Babies” series is returning to television. The fans of this show are thrilled

  • Ebenezer Scrooge In Charles Dickens A Christmas Carol

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    Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol” has been a staple story relating to Christmas since the 1840’s. Due to this, it has inspired others to make movies similar to this beloved tale. Namely, “A Muppets Christmas” from 1992 and “A Christmas Carol” from 2009. These two recreations may have similarities to the original story, but they share quite many differences. One major contrast is that they are not all similar in telling the tale: Charles Dickens’ original story was a book, while the other two were

  • Charles Dickens Mood Of A Christmas Carol

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    modern interpretations include the 1992 “The Muppet Christmas Carol“ and the 2009 “A Christmas Carol”. To start off with, Charles Dickens novel does a fine job of setting the tone of the scene because it displays a “dismal, wretched, and ruinous churchyard”. This description tells the reader that the church yard is old and in ruins. Also the novel does a grand job at presenting the tone by saying in a desperate tone “I am not the man I was.” This shows the reader that Scrooge wants to change. Overall

  • Street Gang Chapter Summary

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    of the children television show Sesame Streets. The book was published by Michael Davis in 2008 during the fortieth anniversary of the show. The book explains the history of the program, presents bibliographies of the producers and main characters, and narrates first few episodes. It begins by acknowledging Jim Henson

  • Edward Gordon Craig 's Critique On Modern Theatre Essay

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    — whose purposeful movements, controlled emotional state, and crafted image work together to create a deliberate impassioned performance. Despite sharing similarities with Craig’s uber-marionettes and embodying some aspects of his philosophy, the Muppets ultimately differ in the respect that they retain and emphasize a human element from humans acting with and through a puppet. As mentioned above, Craig holds the notion that these puppets or uber-marionettes will bring about a revival in modern theatre